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The Halford Family moved into this home about 1882. They lived there until the 1906 Earthquake and then moved to San Jose. After that time, the house was rented repeatedly. It was torn down in 1957 to make way for a service station.
Von Dorster, Tillie; Lester, Carrie; Lester, Sarah; Lester, Minnie; Snyder, Alice Lester; Upcraft, Mrs.; Women; Portraits, Group
The Willing Workers of Valley View Annual Meeting at home of Sarah E. Lester. Also identified: Aunt Tillie Von Dorster, Aunt Carrie Lester, Aunt Sarah Lester, Minnie Lester, Alice Lester Snyder, Mrs. Upcraft.
Photographs; Canned fruit industry; The Alameda (San Jose, Calif.)
When Dr. James M. Dawson and his wife set up shop in a 12 x 16 foot shed behind their home on The Alameda in 1871, they founded Santa Clara County's canning industry. Their venture grew into the San Jose Fruit Packing Co. and was followed by many...
Houses -- California -- Sunnyvale; Fuller family; Brown family; People; Children; Trees; Photographs
Winter home of J.P. Brown situated in the Fuller Addition in Sunnyvale. J.P. Brown and wife live in Parkersburg, Iowa. Shown are Nettie Fuller, H.R. Fuller, C.R. Fuller, J.P. Brown, Bernice Goff, Mrs. J.P. Brown, Eva and Marie Goff. The Fuller...
Overland journeys to the Pacific; Travel with horses; People; Carts and wagons; Woolf family; Fuller family; Photographs
Woolfs visit the Fullers on 13,000 mile tramp across the United States, through Sunnyvale on their way northward March 31, 1913. They stopped at Fuller home to get a drink--and spent time visiting relative to their trip. The above photo was taken...
Written on back of the photograph, "At Edwin Bandon Goodrich home on Almaden Road (ca) Ed. Goodrich, Martin Sipla, Gus Bauer, Fred Dahlman, Harvey Skinner, Charles Myers, Sam Cripps, Leon Van Sickle, Charles Jungst."